Camano Island

Dog wash raises over $6,400 for CASA

The Camano Animal Shelter Association’s annual dog wash fundraiser raised over $6,400, a record amount. The event, held Aug. 19, saw over 200 dogs get… Continue reading

Public may soon have access to Camano’s Barnum Point Park

The vision for a new 129-acre park at Triangle Cove, complete with several miles of bluff trails and a mile of waterfront… Continue reading

Highway 532 culvert work expected to wrap up this weekend

Construction crews are wrapping up work on a large fish culvert under Highway 532 and hope to reopen the main route from Stanwood… Continue reading

Historic Stanwood barn burned down to make way for park

The crumbling barn stood against a blue sky as fire trucks pulled up Friday morning. Debris and brambles filled the inside of the… Continue reading

Work begins on Stanwood’s memorial to military veterans

On a downtown street where local history is celebrated, work has begun to honor those who lost their lives fighting for their country.… Continue reading

A Camano Animal Shelter fundraiser was a big ‘doga’ party

Person and pooch became one as they stretched on mats in a grassy circle. Kara Keating was leading a class in dog… Continue reading

Agencies hope to simplify the maze of recreational fees

Representatives from state and federal agencies, outdoor recreation groups and nonprofits are working on plans that could change the way people pay to… Continue reading

Part of Highway 532 to close for fish culvert replacement

For the second summer in a row, a stretch of Highway 532 is closing to replace an undersized fish culvert below the road.… Continue reading

Stanwood man, Camano pair arrested in home invasion case

Police have arrested three suspects in connection with a recent Camano Island home invasion robbery. A man and woman, both 26 and… Continue reading

Police seek man suspected of armed robbery at Camano home

Police are searching for a man suspected of invading a couple’s Camano Island home at gunpoint and stealing cash. The suspect pulled… Continue reading

Project on Leque Island in Stanwood all for salmon, wildlife

Several hundred flood-prone acres that were used as farmland for more than a century are being transformed into a saltwater marsh. Work is… Continue reading

Plan for sewage treatment plant prompts Stanwood to update rules

City leaders are updating local rules after a proposal to build a privately operated waste treatment plant in town caused concern late last… Continue reading

YMCA honors volunteers

The YMCA of Snohomish County honored its outstanding policy, program, youth and financial development volunteers at a special recognition breakfast June 14. Policy Volunteers: Gary… Continue reading

Tidelands Church members make it a mission to help in community

It was a day to wear tennis shoes, sunscreen and gardening gloves to church. Tidelands Church, a Presbyterian congregation in Stanwood, gathered briefly… Continue reading

Stanwood-Camano derby drivers race to win

The 10th annual Windermere Stanwood Camano Island Soap Box Derby was held June 17. Fifty-one racers competed to represent Stanwood and Camano Island in the… Continue reading

Camano Island teen to compete in worldwide soap box derby

Ronan and Richard Johnson drove home from Omaha, Nebraska, towing a trailer with a Seahawks-styled soap box derby car and a gold… Continue reading

Camano Island to start work on long-delayed government offices

Island County commissioners have given planners the go-ahead to move forward with cost estimates and designs for new government offices on Camano… Continue reading

Stanwood-Camano AAUW lauds teens for STEM

The American Association of University Women Stanwood-Camano Branch on May 12 recognized outstanding high school junior girls for their abilities in science, technology, engineering and… Continue reading

Stanwood-Camano Rotary highlights students

The Stanwood-Camano Island Rotary recently named its Students of the Quarter. Port Susan Middle School: Camille Johnston and Matthew Smith Lincoln Hill High School: Sierra… Continue reading